4-H Dairy Club Endowed Scholarship

Current or former Shenandoah County 4-H and FFA members are eligible to apply for the 4-H Dairy Club Endowed Scholarship to further their education. Any area of study will qualify. Preference is given to candidates who have dairy experience. Forms are due May 15 and are available from your School Guidance Department, FFA Advisors, the Shenandoah County Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension, and are available on the Virginia Cooperative Extension website: https://shenandoah.ext.vt.edu/content/shenandoah_ext_vt_edu/en/programs/4h-scholarships.html.
Call (540) 459-6140 for more information.
Virginia Cooperative Extension is a partnership of Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments. Its programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, military status, or any other basis protected by law.
If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Carol B. Nansel, Extension Agent, 4-H, at the Shenandoah County Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension, at (540) 459-6140 during business hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to discuss accommodations five days prior to the event.

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News Maker Greg Rogers of SVEC on applications for scholarships

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) is accepting applications for scholarships.

As we do every first Friday of the month we spoke with SVEC President and CEO Greg Rogers in our latest news maker segment.

The good news is brought to you by the town of Front Royal.

Greg tells about the scholarship opportunities and how to apply.

Greg also talks about a great summer plan for school students in the SVEC service area.

Click here for Greg’s interview.

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Applications for scholarships are being accepted

A public notice email from the town of Front Royal announced that scholarship applications are now open.

There are up to five onetime $3,000 scholarships open for high school seniors who receive electricity from the town of Front Royal.

This is the Lyle B. Wright scholarship and designed to encourage high school students to further their education and to create an awareness of careers in the municipal utility field.

A student meeting the requirements must submit an application and essay on electricity or green initiative to the town of Front Royal by Dec. 15.

Visit frontroyalva.com for applications and additional information.

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